Most internet users do not think they have a choice when it comes to which web browser they use in Windows. They simply click on the blue “E” and go along their merry way. When their computer becomes “magically” infected with spyware after visiting certain web sites, they wonder why.
The reason, arguably, is that Microsoft Internet Explorer is notoriously insecure. Not to mention, web sites do not display properly sometimes on Internet Explorer. This is by design. In Microsoft’s perfect dream world, all users would be viewing web sites with Microsoft Internet Explorer which are being served by Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) web server and the site would be written in Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP) scripting language. […]